Surgical Dermatology

PAH Post-Cryolipolysis | The Expert Weighs In
PAH
by Allison Sit on
SELF magazine recently covered supermodel Linda Evangelista’s recent admission that she developed paradoxical adipose hyperplasia (PAH) after undergoing cryolipolysis. The article mentions a 2017 Journal of Drugs in Dermatology review that found the incidence of PAH post-cryolipolysis may be higher than previously reported. I reached out to one of the authors of the review, Jared Jagdeo, MD, …
The Pinch Stitch: A Pearl for Suturing Wounds Under Tension
pinch stitch
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
Closing defects under tension in areas such as the scalp and back may be challenging during dermatologic surgery. Different techniques have been advocated to ease the placement of the first deep suture under tension, including the slip-knot stitch, pully stitch, horizontal mattress suture, pulley set-back dermal suture, and tandem pulley stitch. INTRODUCTION Closing defects under tension in …
Safely Reopening Derm Practices with Dr. Thomas E. Rohrer
Safely Reopening Derm Practices
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
Dr. Jeffrey S. Dover, in partnership with the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, invited a panel of dermatology Key Opinion Leaders to share their experience as they reopen their practices during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you missed the previous videos in the series, you can watch them here.  We conclude the series with dermatologic surgeon Dr. Thomas E. Rohrer, one of the nation’s leading exper …